'''Homer Eon Flint''' (1888 as '''Homer Eon Flindt''' –1924) was a writer of Pulp magazine|pulp science fiction
novels and stories.
He began working as a scenarist for silent films (reportedly at his wife's insistence) in 1912. In 1918 he published "The Planeteer" in ''All-Story Weekly
''. His "Dr. Kinney" stories were reprinted by Ace Books
in 1965, and with Austin Hall (writer)|Austin Hall
he co-wrote the novel ''The Blind Spot
Reportedly he died as a result of an involvement in a bank robbery attempt. According to his granddaughter the only witness was himself a gangster.
His son was Max Hugh Flindt (1915-2004), co-founder of the ancient astronaut society who co-authored with Otto Binder
''Mankind – Child of the Stars'' in 1974, and in 2004 published ''Between the Apes and the Angels''.
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